Vendee Holiday Cottages, Villa Moricq, Angles, Vendee

Villa Moricq

Moricq, Angles, Vendée

Key Features:
4 bedroom house
8m x 4m heated pool
Private garden
10km from the beach
Family Friendly
Wi-Fi Internet Access
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Holiday Home Description

Villa Moricq is located on the edge of the small village of Moricq, only a short walk from the bustling town of Angles. The village has a bar and shop quite close by, and a 5 minute walk will bring you to the bakery, supermarket and a restaurant. The villa is only a 10 minute drive to the beach at Les Conches - well known for its great waves, bodyboarding and long stretches of sand.

The villa has a gated driveway leading up to the house and private parking for at least 4 cars.

Inside there is a large lounge with patio doors out to the sun terrace and swimming pool. There are leather recliner chairs and a 3 seater sofa, along with a large flat screen TV with UK and French free-to-air TV channels. A separate TV lounge is off to one side, and here you will find a red leather corner sofa, TV, DVD player and a selection of films. Wi-Fi internet access is available in the house.

The dining room leads off from the lounge and has a glass dining table and chairs for 6 guests. This also has access to the patio area.

The kitchen is fully equipped with an electric built in oven, induction hob, microwave, dishwasher, large fridge, kettle, toaster and cafetiere. There is a further dining table and chairs in the kitchen, and a utility room to the side which houses the washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer.

The villa has four bedrooms; one double bedroom on the ground floor (with en suite shower room and walk in wardrobe), and one double bedroom and two twin bedrooms on the first floor.

A second large shower room and WC is located on the first floor. There is also a separate WC on the ground floor.

Outside, the large gardens (2000m²) are mainly laid to lawn and are fenced in on all sides. A great space for the children to run around and play! The 8m x 4m heated pool is open from May until the end of September each year and it has an electric roll on/off security cover for the safety of your children. There is also a spa feature at the shallow end of the pool.

There is a large terraced area to the rear of the villa - with a patio table & chairs and gas barbecue for al fresco dining and a large awning that can provide welcome shade from the heat of the sun. The terrace faces south and is in full sun all day. There are a selection of sun loungers and comfortable chairs in which to relax and sunbathe.

The villa is very child friendly - with stair gates, a high chair, a cot, a changing station, baby bath, a bed for younger children and lots of toys to play with.

The villa would also be suitable for guests with limited mobility, as there is a double bedroom, shower and toilet on the ground floor. (not suitable for wheelchair users)

All bed linens and towels (hand, bath and tea) are provided, but please bring your own beach/pool towels.

The Villa has recently undergone a complete re-decoration after the current owners purchased the property in 2015.

Facilities

  • Dishwasher
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Kettle, toaster, cafetiere
  • Electric Oven and induction hob
  • Fridge & Freezer
  • All Bed linens provided
  • Hand, bath and tea towels provided
  • Heated swimming pool (May to end of September)
  • TV with UK & French Channels
  • DVD Player & DVDs
  • Wi-Fi Internet Access
  • Cot, Highchair, stair gates

Moricq and Angles

Villa Moricq is located in the small village of Moricq on the flat wetland plains of the Coastal Vendée area of western France. The village is famous for its fortified tower that dates back to the early middle ages. The exterior of this tower has recently been restored and now sits in a pleasant picnic area, just a short walk from the villa.

The nearby town of Angles has a bustling centre, with weekly street markets in the summer, lots of local shops (bakery, butchers, hairdressers, tabac etc..) and several restaurants (pizzeria, grill, seafood), not to mention a wine seller/cave where you can taste the local wines before buying (very good value for money)!

The beach and coastline is only a 10km drive from Angles and this is the main attraction for the area. Miles of sandy beaches stretch in both directions - with great waves for surfing and bodyboarding, beaches with rock pools and lots of space to relax and get a sun tan. Some of the beaches have entertainment laid on in the summer months and most have lifeguards on duty. The seaside towns of La Tranche sur Mer and La Faute sur Mer are less than 15 minutes away, and here you will find lots of souvenir shops, bars, restaurants, and great ice cream!

Within a 15 minute drive of the villa is a karting track, a Chateau with a treasure trail through the grounds and chateau, an Indian Forest Adventure Park where you can fly through the trees on zip wires, ride ponies, play on the water attractions or picnic in the forest. For a more leisurely day out, there is the Jardins du Court d’Aron at St Cyr en Talmondais - great for young children - with an area for young animals to pet, tranquil walks around the large parkland area and summer shows with a Polynesian theme.

The Old Port of La Rochelle and the Ile de Ré are within an hours’ drive - great for eating out - with pretty harbours and winding streets. La Rochelle has lots of festivals and street entertainment every evening in summer.

Further afield is the Marais Poitevin Regional Park - with miles of canals and pretty riverside villages - a relaxing day out - punting on the rivers and exploring the ruined abbeys nearby.

No visit to the Vendée would be complete without a trip to the Puy du Fou Theme Park - with Gladiators, Vikings, Knights, Musketeers and a fantastic Bird of Prey show, not to mention the spectacular evening show with over a 1000 participants!


For more information about the Vendée, click on this link.

Tariffs

PLEASE NOTE: Changeover day is Friday for this property.

Dates



19/05/2017 - 29/06/2017
30/06/2017 - 20/07/2017
21/07/2017 - 31/08/2017
01/09/2017 - 28/09/2017


04/05/2018 - 28/06/2018
29/06/2018 - 19/07/2018
20/07/2018 - 30/08/2018
31/09/2018 - 27/09/2018

Weekly Rental for Holiday Home



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Price Includes:
Bed Linens, Towels (Bath, Hand & Tea Towels), Internet Access, Electricity. Water, Full use of House, Gardens & Pool
Pool is heated from May until the end of September.
Please bring your own pool and beach towels.
Rental Terms:
Changeover day is a Friday for Villa Moricq.
30% Deposit required to secure the booking.
70% Balance paid 8 weeks prior to the start date of holiday.
£200/€260 Security Deposit payable with final balance (returned within 2 weeks of end of holiday.)
Methods of Payment: Cheque or Direct bank transfer into UK or French Bank Account, in Sterling or Euros.
The House will be clean and tidy for your arrival, and it is expected to be left in the same condition, otherwise a portion of your security deposit may be withheld.

Availability Calendar

PLEASE NOTE: Changeover day is Friday for this property.

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Vendée Holiday Cottages, Annette & Jason Khan, 3 rue de la Motte, 85400 Lairoux. Siret: 53011496600019
Tel: 00 33 (0)2 51 28 43 98